Gallery Follow the leader on the west side of the mountains. Photo by Devon Balet The desert turns green during the rainy season. Sunrise and sunset are primetime for rides and hikes. The big mountains are never far away. A cliffside trail in the Tom Mays Unit of FMSP. Chasing the sunset Long views are easy to find in West Texas. Follow the leader. A little slick rock. The Lincoln National Forest offers high altitude scenery near El Paso. Riding a Sotol Forest. You gotta got up to ride back down. Bruce from Washington, DC enjoys Franklin Mountains solitude. Shuttle service available.